Dilemma: How does a professional lien work?
You Want to Be a Developer: A Primer for the First Timer
The Public Contract code can protect you from abuse-if you let it
paid for changes before construction is over"
paid for changes before construction is over Part 2
paid for changes before construction is over Part 3
Conflicting Payment Laws-how do you deal with it?"
an Existing Construction Company-is it a smart business move? Part 2"
an Existing Construction Company-is it a smart business move?"
Public Entities Above the Law?"
Change Orders- Actions speak louder than words"
side is the architect on?"
Damages-who do they really protect?"
preliminary notices - when is late "too" late?"
claims-is time money?"
Critical Path-just how critical is it?"
Liens-powerful, but not always efficient"
you a supplier or a licensed contractor? If you are wrong the penalties
there's Construction, there's Litigation-how to survive the battle"
lien or not to lien that is the question"
new year brings new laws for contractors"
2008 - "Litigation Survival Kit" - Natl. Society of Prof. Engineers
: NSPE-Natl. Society of Prof. Engineers
17, 2009-Pam Scholefield Selected Finalist-Family-Owned & Closely-Held
Business Award 2009, San Diego Business Journal
18, 2007-Pam Scholefield Selected Top Attorney 2007
4, 2007-Pam Scholefield Semi-finalist Top Attorney 2007
04, 2008 $456k Commercial landlord/tenant dispute- L.A. Daily Journal
In the News
23, 2009- San Diego Daily Transcript;"Legal Action May Follow Nonpayment
of Contractors on Infrastructure Projects"
31, 2008- L.A. Daily Journal: "Billable Hour Likely to Face More Scrutiny
in a Lean Economy"
20, 2008- Law 360-New York-The Newswire for Business Lawyers: "Billable-Hour
Under Scrutiny from Clients"
4, 2008- San Diego Business Journal: "Sales Attorney Joins Downtown
Construction Law Firm"
27, 2008- Los Angeles Daily Journal: "Getting Paid to Schmooze: Law\'s
Next Big Thing"
27, 2008- "Print version- Getting Paid to Schmooze: Law\'s Next Big
27, 2008- San Diego Daily Transcript: "Local firms looks into selling
the business of Law"
6, 2007- San Diego Daily Transcript: "Scholefield to speak at construction
2, 2007- San Diego Daily Transcript: "Law firm offers contractors advice
on wildfire rebuilding process"
10, 2006- San Diego Daily Transcript:"Potential litigation create headaches
for construction industry"
14, 2008- Press Release: "Clients Hate Hourly Billing- Is Anyone Listening?"
16, 2008- Press Release: "Scholefield Law Firm Ushers in the Era of
the \'Sales Attorney\'"
April 24, 2008- Scholefield
to be featured speaker at AIA contracts seminar
Feb. 19, 2008- Press
Release: "Law Firm Challenges Traditional Role for New Hires by Following
Nov. 2, 2007- Press
Release: "Scholefield Associates to be a Featured Speaker at Workshop
to Help Fire Victims"
Oct. 24, 2007-
Press Release: " Ten Steps: How Can Local Contractors Keep From Getting
“Burned” by the San Diego Wildfires?"
2007- Press Release: " Construction Law Firm Scholefield Associates
to Offer Contract Law Class to Apprentices at No Charge"
Law Firm Marketing
- "Avoid the Cost of Failing to Follow Up after Seminars" - Law Marketing